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Group, The; Crash of TWA flight 800


7/18/96 TWA crash/explosion

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Group, The
Crash of TWA flight 800
Series Description

Nightly public affairs roundtable featuring rotating group of Boston area residents discussing topics drawn from the news. Each program will open with a short produced piece introducing the topic, then join the discussion in progress. No host, panelists are drawn from group of 30-40 people from all walks of life in the Boston community.

SERIES PREMIERED NOV 1991; DISCONTINUED AS OF JAN 1996 Series release date: 11/1991

Program Description

Panelists: Alan Berger, Editorial writer, The Boston Globe; Jeremiah Burns, Retired TWA pilot; Edith Flynn, Professor of criminal justice, Northeastern University; Dorothy Koerner, Psychotherapist; Phillip Martin, Senior producer, PRI/BBC The WORLD.

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type


Talk Show
Local Communities
Mayer, Susan (Series Producer)
Chicago: “Group, The; Crash of TWA flight 800,” 07/18/1996, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed May 22, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_2B1897558564442D8A232AE6AC201761.
MLA: “Group, The; Crash of TWA flight 800.” 07/18/1996. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. May 22, 2019. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_2B1897558564442D8A232AE6AC201761>.
APA: Group, The; Crash of TWA flight 800. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_2B1897558564442D8A232AE6AC201761
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